max-cache-size (was: no subject)

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at
Mon Jun 23 09:44:34 UTC 2008

On 20.06.08 11:24, JINMEI Tatuya / 神明達哉 wrote:
> This is the expected behavior.  BIND 9.5 doesn't clean cache entries
> unless they are required by queries.  It means the server main contain
> expired entries in the cache, but as long as the total memory
> footprint doesn't exceed the specified limit (i.e., max-cache-size) it
> doesn't matter.

so, with 9.5.* i just NEED to configure max-cache-size or bind will eat as
much of ram as possible, without expiring old entries?

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